Thursday, May 2, 2013

India: One killed, 28 injured as hailstorm hits Meghalaya

One person was killed, 28 others were injured and many houses damaged when a severe hailstorm hit several villages of West Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya today, official sources said.

Hundreds of houses were damaged in- Mawlangniang, Mawsiej, Nongkhiniang and Mawsiangbah - villages in West Khasi Hills district as hailstorm accompanied by rains hit the villages in the wee hours today, the sources said.